BadmintonSports & Outdoors

Playing sports is a great way to develop and maintain a healthy body and mind and being part of a team and taking part in competitions can be hugely satisfying and rewarding.

We have extensive indoor and outdoor sporting facilities with experienced sports instructors and teaching staff on hand to coach students of all abilities in personal fitness and team sports.

Sports hall
Our large fully air-conditioned Sports Hall houses all sorts of activities from football to trampolining, to traversing our climbing wall. Refreshments, showers and lockers are available.

Fitness suite
For £30 a year you can join our state-of-the-art fitness suite which is open to students Monday to Friday from 9am to 5.30pm. Instructors are available to help with workouts.

Dance and exercise studio
Our fully sprung dance and exercise studio provides excellent facilities for dance and martial arts, yoga, zumba and fitness classes.

Enjoy access to our 3G floodlit All Weather Pitch, multi-use games area, Trim Trail and large playing fields.



Sports development

Working in partnership with a wide range of national governing bodies, we support a number of sports with professional coaches and coaching programmes. Strode is affiliated to the Association of Colleges (AoC) Sport and students play competitive fixtures at local, regional and national level. Opportunities to gain 'Leader' and 'Coaching' Awards are also available in certain sports.


Sports available...

  • Badminton
  • Basketball
  • Climbing (Indoor)
  • Cricket
  • Cross-country/outdoor fitness
  • Equestrian
  • Fitness sessions (Spin Cycling, Kettlebells, Dance/ Exercise Fusion and Street Dance)
  • Football (Mens/Womens)
  • Futsal
  • Hockey (Mens/Ladies/Mixed)
  • Netball
  • Rounders/Softball
  • Rugby (Mens/Womens)
  • Squash/Racketball
  • Table Tennis
  • Tennis
  • Trampolining
  • Volleyball


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